SFU Talk: Overcoming Inequality Featuring Richard Wilkinson

Featuring Richard Wilkinson THU APR 2 | 7:00 PM (doors open 6:00 PM) FREE tickets with registration Queen Elizabeth Theatre SFU Public Square and Vancity are proud to present the keynote event for the 2020 Community Summit Overcoming Inequality, featuring epidemiologist Richard Wilkinson, one of the world’s leading experts on the impacts of inequality and…

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Join the Spirit Week Clothing Swap!

Hey Upper School: Stop FAST FASHION! For Spirit Week 2020, we are trying to get our community engaged in more sustainable and responsible consumption. Fast fashion makes shopping for clothes more affordable, but it comes at a big environmental cost. The fashion industry produces 10% of all humanity’s carbon emissions, is the second-largest consumer of…

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Save Our Shores! #Environment #Eco #Leadership

Join the North Vancouver Save Our Shores Society North Vancouver Save Our Shores Society (SOS): a community group of volunteers dedicated to protecting, restoring and enhancing our North Vancouver District waterfront and foreshore. For a number of years, SOS has been active as an advocacy group, pressing for the responsible stewardship and use of the…

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Take on Invasive Species on the North Shore! #Eco #Environment

Volunteer with the Lighthouse Park Preservation Society Lighthouse Park Preservation Society: a membership-based non-profit organization formed in 1998 to protect the natural integrity of Lighthouse Park; to promote public awareness of its natural features and to support the development of biological zones near the park boundaries. Email: lighthouseparkps@gmail.com Website: www.lpps.ca VOLUNTEER TITLE: Volunteer Weed and…

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Support the Annual Women’s Memorial March!

Join the 29th ANNUAL FEB 14 WOMEN’S MEMORIAL MARCH Friday Feb 14th, 2020 Family and community members gather in remembrance at 10:30 am March starts at 12 pm from Carnegie (Main and Hastings) The Women’s Memorial March honour the lives of missing and murdered women and all women’s lives lost in the Downtown Eastside. Read…

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Register for the Invasive Species Youth Summit!

Date: March 13 – 15, 2020 Location: Vancouver, BC Overview: The Invasive Species Council of BC Youth Summit 2020 will bring together over 100 youth Williams Lake, Kamloops, Greater Vancouver and across BC. Volunteers will be able to share ongoing volunteer projects, learn from experts in the field of invasive species, participate in enriching workshops and build their network…

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VOLUNTEERS WANTED: Lynn Valley Care Centre

The Volunteer Program at Lynn Valley Care Centre is looking for volunteers in G10-12! Volunteer jobs for students include: visiting elderly residents one-on-one and doing simple activities with them escorting residents to and from the dining rooms for their meals helping with reception helping with the Arts & Crafts Program on Saturday afternoons Want to…

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APPLY NOW G10-12: Youth Leadership Challenge!

Apply now to join the BC Youth Leadership Challenge! WHO: Grades 10-12 WHEN: April 11, 2020 WHAT: a day-long leadership challenge for youth dedicated to aiding them in creating community change. Read more here! HOW: Apply here. APPLICATIONS DUE FEBRUARY 7TH, 2020 AT 11:59PM PST The challenge is sponsored by the Youth Leadership Society of…

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Supporting #GirlForce: Unscripted and Unstoppable #DayoftheGirl

Today is the International Day of the Girl! Since 2012, October 11 has been marked as the International Day of the Girl. The day aims to highlight and address the needs and challenges girls face, while promoting girls’ empowerment and the fulfillment of their human rights. This year, under the theme, GirlForce: Unscripted and unstoppable”, we will celebrate…

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Young Playwrights Wanted! LEAP: Learning Early About Playwriting #creativity

Applications are now open for the 2019/2020 season of LEAP! Deadline October 25, 2019 Launching its 13th year in the fall of 2019, LEAP (Learning Early About Playwriting) is a dynamic, interactive program for young playwrights aged 16 to 25. Over 165 students have been mentored through the creation of original dramatic works since the program’s inception in 2006….

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Join the BC Youth Parliament! #cdnpoli #leadership #globalcitizenship

The British Columbia Youth Parliament’s 91st Parliament will hold its parliamentary session in Victoria at the Provincial Legislative Chambers from December 27 to 31, 2019. The Youth Parliament is a province-wide non-partisan organization for young people ages 16 to 21. It teaches citizenship skills through participation in the parliamentary session in December and continuing involvement…

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VOLUNTEER @NVanDistrict SEYMOUR FISH HATCHERY

Seymour Salmonid Society (Seymour River Fish Hatchery), North Vancouver For more information please visit: http://seymoursalmon.com/volunteering.php Contact: Sasha Gale, Volunteer Coordinator Phone: (604) 288-0511 Email: volunteering@seymoursalmon.com Website: www.seymoursalmon.com – please look at http://www.seymoursalmon.com/findus.php to see how to get to the hatchery (we can help with getting you up to the hatchery) and also the volunteering page. MINIMUM…

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APPLY NOW: RBC Future Launch Community Challenge #RBCFLChallenge

What is your boldest idea to respond to an urgent local need? Youth (15-29), do you have a big idea to address a local need? The RBC Future Launch Community Challenge, through support from the @RBC Foundation, is open with grants up to $5k for youth led projects. Application deadline Sep 18!  Read more below!…

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